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To reduce vulnerabilities to future earthquakes, it is very important to have a clear understanding of how and why the buildings failed in the previous one. This knowledge is necessary to...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This document was prepared for œArchitecture for Humanity? in the aftermath of the 2010 Haiti earthquake. It is intended to provide some general recommendations for improved building practices in...

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Bhatar is a traditional construction system consisting of stone masonry with horizontal timber reinforcement bands. These bands (with cross peices) act as seismic bands which prevent the walls...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

From 23-30 September 1995, a four-person delegation of Habitat International Coalition (HIC) undertook a fact-finding mission (FFM) in Kobe, Japan to investigate allegations of housing rights and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

To implement ERRA strategies effectively in these sectors, technical and management assistance support was provided both at ERRA, as well as at subsidiary levels. The project aimed to support ERRA...

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Following the October 2005 earthquake and the emergency relief SDC-HA started in March 2006 the rehabilitation and reconstruction through its Reconstruction and Livelihood Programme (RLP)...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The beginning of the 20st century was marked in India by two major disasters. In January 2001 a severe earthquake stroke Gujarat. Less than four years later the Indian Ocean tsunami hit coastal...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

The most realistic short-run approach for rehousing most people affected by the earthquake in Haiti will be to help as many as possible return to their original neighborhoods if it can be done...

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Publisher(s): Malta University
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Indonesia

The Sumatra 30 September 2009 earthquake has damaged hundred thousand buildings in West Sumatra Province. The earthquake is located in 100 km offshore of Padang City, the Capital City of the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The earthquake on January 12, 2010 has caused an unprecedented situation in Haiti with enormousrepercussions affecting all sectors of society, well beyond the areas directly affected by the...

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